2017 MLTC Clinical Advisory Group Report

October 3, 2017

On September 12th, the New York State Department of Health released the draft of the Managed Long Term Care (MLTC) Clinical Advisory Group (CAG) Report for 2017 for public comment. As part of New York State’s commitment to transitioning at least 80 percent of managed care payments to value-based payment (VBP) arrangements by 2020 as part of the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program, DOH convened CAGs, composed of clinicians and subject matter experts, to create guidelines and recommend quality measures for various VBP arrangement subtypes.

The MLTC CAG has met twice in 2017 to provide ongoing recommendations regarding implementation of VBPs for MLTC providers, including:

The draft report is available here. A summary can be found here.